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DCC Glasgow on the move

Fri, 01/09/2017 - 14:06
After 13 years in HATII, DCC Glasgow is moving on to new digs in the University library.  We’ll be part of Martina McChrystal’s team alongside Valerie McCutcheon’s Research Management group, the College Librarians and Acquisitions & Access. We’re really excited to be working more closely with the RDM and digital preservation teams, and look forward to exploring new collaborations across subject areas via the library’s central role. Front page image: University Library CC-BY-SA by Open Glasgow

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New DMP templates

Tue, 15/08/2017 - 19:38
There are some new DMP templates in DMPonline for you to look out for. These reflect the new guidelines issued by the European Research Council (ERC) and the Wellcome Trust. 

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IDCC18 - Save the date

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 15:44
We are excited to announce that the 13th International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC18) will be held from Monday 19 February to Thursday 22 February 2018 at Hesperia Tower in Barcelona, Spain. The main conference will take place Tuesday 20 February to Wednesday 21 February, with workshops and other related events on Monday 19 and Thursday 22 February. The Call for papers will be published shortly so please consider how you might want to participate in this key event. There will be opportunities for the presentation of research, practice and data papers, posters, demonstrations, BoFs and workshops.  

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Open community session: contribute to the FAIR data expert group

Wed, 28/06/2017 - 09:27
The European Commission’s FAIR data expert group is hosting its second open community session on Wednesday 26th July from 10:00-12:00 CEST. We’re particularly keen to hear from all those stakeholders who play a role in facilitating FAIR data, specifically Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, ESFRIs, domain data centres, learned societies, universities, funders, publishers and policymakers. If you would like to join the discussion, please register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/74701203796494338 and join the webinar on the day. For latest updates on the community sessions, check https://github.com/FAIR-Data-EG/consultation/blob/master/community-sessions.md Image: Georgia National Fair CC-BY by Andy Middleton

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Survey on the Horizon 2020 FAIR DMP template

Wed, 28/06/2017 - 09:06
You may have seen the announcements about the survey OpenAIRE has released on the Horizon 2020 FAIR Data Management Plan template.  We've had over 170 responses so far, but want to increase the proportion of those who come from research community. We'd be really grateful of your support and personal contacts to help us distribute this far and wide.      Image: survey party CC-BY-NC-ND by m kasahara          

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Analysis of Open Data and Open Science Policies in Europe

Wed, 07/06/2017 - 11:24
The DCC is delighted to announce the release of the second of two policy-related outputs emerging from our collaboration with SPARC Europe. We have been working together in Autumn 2016, with SPARC Europe supporting the creation of a number of publications and resources to help its members engage fruitfully with the Open movement.   

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